The Barrister is an independent magazine aimed at practising barristers and published quarterly. Articles 2003 onwards are available via the “Archived Articles” menu.

Competition Law Review

Competition Law Review is a refereed online journal published twice a year from 2004 onwards by the Competition Law Scholars Forum (CLaSF), an organisation which aims to promote competition law scholarship in the UK, member states of the EU, and states which may accede to the EU. All issues to date are available to download free of charge.


DOAJ is the Directory of Open Access Journals, a project which aims to increase the visibility and ease of use of free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. It includes basic information on and links to about 200 legal journals from jurisdictions worldwide, and is searchable by either journal or article.

European Journal of Current Legal Issues

Formerly titled the Web Journal of Current Legal Issues, the EJoCLI is an open access refereed journal covering legal issues in judicial decisions, law reform, legislation, legal research, legal information and related topics. It is currently edited at the Queen’s University of Belfast School of Law. Prior to Volume 19 (2013) it was published by the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. 2013 onwards is available on the journal’s web site, with 1995 to 2012 available via a link to the BAILII web site.

European Journal of Law and Technology

The European Journal of Law and Technology (EJLT) is a refereed open access journal published up to three times a year 2010 onwards and featuring articles, discussions and reviews relating to IT law and applications. A link is available to the journal’s predecessor, the Journal of Information, Law and Technology 1996-2009. The journal began as part of the Electronic Law Journals collaborative project between the University of Strathclyde and the University of Warwick.

In-House Lawyer

The In-House Lawyer is a journal aimed at in-house counsel of the UK and EMEA. Content freely available on its web site includes articles from recent issues, a collection of Legal Briefings 2009 onwards, and recent press releases.

Journal of the Law Society of Scotland

The Journal is the monthly magazine for Scottish solicitors. Select “The Magazine” from the main menu to access articles from the latest print edition, or the Archive for the complete text of articles from December 1998 onwards.

Law Society Gazette

The weekly Law Society Gazette is distributed free of charge to all solicitors in England and Wales with a current practising certificate. New content appears here online in advance of the printed copy, and there is a searchable archive of articles, January 1994 onwards.

Socialist Lawyer

Socialist Lawyer is the journal of the Haldane Society of Socialist Lawyers, published three or four times a year. The web site includes the complete text of most issues Winter 1986 onwards, in pdf format.

Westlaw UK: Journals

Subscription service. Provides full text access to over 100 legal journals and newsletters published by Sweet and Maxwell, as well as the Current Legal Information Legal Journals Index.